Can anybody evaluate my chance of getting into MIT MFin?

I am an internation student, currently struggling with job searching. I am thinking of getting a second master's degree at MIT MFin but I am not sure about my chances getting in. Could someone help me evaluate my background? Thanks!

  1. undergrad in a non-target school with 3.3 GPA, math major
  2. currently at UVA for a master's program in Commerce
  3. 2*investment fund finance internships
  4. GMAT 690 (Q50 V32)

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Dec 3, 2018

Snowball's chance in hell.

Dec 10, 2018

I advise you to turn to a more suitable specialist who understands this area, because an ordinary person will not be able to give you valuable and correct advice.

Dec 10, 2018

Sarah - At Stratus, we work with young professionals like yourself who are navigating their careers. One of our counselors, Lisa Cummings , spent ~13 years at MIT Sloan reviewing applications, interviewing applicants and participating in committee decision making. Reach out for a free consult to get a more complete assessment of your strengths and weaknesses for MIT MFin.

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Dec 10, 2018

You have little to no chance for MIT. And don't waste your money with a "review".

UG GPA - low
Currently getting a MSF
GMAT - Below MIT Avg.
GMAT Split - poor

MIT is going to question why you want a second masters. Being international, your scores should be much higher. You went to a non-target and had an OK at best GPA. Your GMAT needs to be higher with a higher verbal score.

You are at UVA, which is lucky. Program is great. I would focus on gaining employment vs. trying to do anyone very similar masters.

Dec 18, 2018

Hi, I'm new to the forum. I did my undergraduate at university at buffalo. I studied finance. I don't have any experience. I am planning on applying for Vanderbilt, usc, bc and wuisl. Gpa:3.73 gmat:700. What are my chances.

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Dec 18, 2018

Also , I have passed CFA Level 1 if this helps

Dec 10, 2018

Why would you need or want 2 specialized masters?

Dec 18, 2018
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